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Venn, John Archibald (1883–1958), historian and college head

John D. Pickles

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/40972

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Venn, John Archibald (1883–1958), historian and college head, was born at Cambridge on 10 November 1883, the only child of John Venn (1834–1923) of Gonville and Caius College and his wife, Susanna Carnegie, née Edmonstone. He was educated at Eastbourne College, admitted at ...

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Subjects: Education ; History

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